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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 101 37 Browse Search
Col. John M. Harrell, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.2, Arkansas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 40 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 2, 17th edition. 26 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 22 2 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles 20 0 Browse Search
Col. John C. Moore, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 9.2, Missouri (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 18 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition. 16 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 14 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 12 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 12 0 Browse Search
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his confidence, that he wrote to the king, almost inviting him to America. Clarendon, b. XIII. III. 466. The approach of the day of trial was watched with the dee the interests of England, and would not repeal laws to please a neighbor. Clarendon, b. XIII. Parl. History, II. 1374, 5, 8. Godwin, III. 381—2. Heeren, i. 15waters of the Chesapeake, than all thoughts of resistance were laid aside, Clarendon, b. XIII. 466, 467. It is strange how much error has been introduced into Viontinued, even when means of correcting it were abundant and easy of access. Clarendon relates the matter rightly. See also Strong's Babylon's Fall, 2, 3, and Langlso Ludlow, 149: This news being brought to Virginia, they submitted also,&c. Clarendon, Strong, Langford, the public acts, Ludlow, all contemporary, do not disagreeo them than the monarchical principles which they had espoused in England; Clarendon, b. XIII. v. III. p. 466, 467. Walsh's Appeal, p. 31. and therefore no bitte
eption and cunning had been worthy of a king. But he was an awkward liar, rather than a crafty dissembler. Hallam's England, i. 404. He could, before parliament, call God to witness his sincerity, when he was already resolved on being insincere. His cowardice was such, that he feigned a fondness for Carr, whose arrest for murder he had secretly ordered. He was afraid of his wife; could be governed by being overawed; and was easily intimidated by the vulgar insolence of Buckingham. Clarendon's Rebellion, i. 16. Hume, c. XLIX. i. In Scotland, he solemnly declared his attachment Calderwood's Church of Scotland 286. to the Puritan discipline and doctrines; but it was from his fear of open resistance. The pusillanimous man assents from cowardice, and recovers boldness with the assurance of impunity. Demonology was a favorite topic with King James. He demonstrated with erudition the reality of witchcraft; through his solicitation it was made, by statute, a capital offence
mlyset-tled theory of morals, and in possessing an energetic will, which made all his conduct to the very last conform to the doctrines he had espoused, turning his dying hour into a seal of the witness, which his life had ever borne with noble consistency to the freedom of conscience and the people. If he were not su- Chap. IX.} perior to Hampden, says Clarendon, he was inferior to no other man; his whole life made good the imagination, that there was in him something extraordinary. Clarendon, b. VII. and b. III. vol. i. 379, and vol. i. 186, 187, 188. The freemen of Massachusetts, pleased that a young man of such elevated rank and distinguished ability should have adopted their creed, and joined them in their exile, elected him their governor. The choice 1636. was unwise; for neither the age nor the experience of Vane entitled him to the distinction. He came but as a sojourner, and not as a permanent resident; neither was he imbued with the colonial prejudices, the g